Alan Tillotson, PhD
Alan Tillotson is a specialist in Ayurvedic herbalism and apprenticed with Vaidya Mana Bajracharya (Vaidya is the title used for Ayurvedic physicans) for more than 20 years. Vaidya Bajracharya is heir to one of the longest-standing herbal lineages of India, with a family herbal heritage dating back 700 years. In addition to his Ayurvedic training, Alan also has extensive knowledge and experience in Chinese and Western herbalism. He currently owns and operates Chrysalis Natural Medicine Clinic with his wife, Naixin Hu-Tillotson, who is herself a licensed acupuncturist and Oriental Medical Doctor.
His eclectic background fits very well with Planetary Herbals' philosophy--to take the best of what the world's herbal traditions have to offer and combine them in one product line: Planetary Herbals. Alan holds a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology, a Master's Degree in Asian Medical Sciences, and was recently awarded a Ph.D. in Integrative Health Sciences.